I'm from Kingston Ontario, Canada, a lovely little city situated right where Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River meet. Kingston is halfway between two big cities, Montreal and Toronto, but it does have a charm of it's own. You're never far from the lake!
This time last year, Kiara Flavin was approaching the end of her first full term on the Academy of Northern Ballet's Graduate Professional Programme which aims to bridge the gap between full-time ballet training and professional performance. Now, after earning and accepting a contract with Northern Ballet, Kiara shares her first experiences of life as a professional ballet dancer...
Kiara is from Kingston, Ontario in Canada and trained at Canada’s National Ballet School and the Academy of Northern Ballet’s Graduate Professional Programme. She joined Northern Ballet in 2014.
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Where were you born and raised?
I was born and raised in Kingston, Ontario in Canada.
At what age did you start dancing?
I must have been about 3 years old.